We are reaching out to those who would love to have the opportunity to support the voices of
women authors and to help publishers create a literary battering ram against
the walls of bias that currently exist in the publishing industry.
Bedazzled Ink is dedicated to literary fiction, nonfiction, and children’s books that celebrate the unique and under-represented voices of women and books about women that appeal to all readers.
Sounds simple enough. But in the book industry, those words are also a challenge to a wall of male bias instilled in us from the first book read to us as children. We first have to recognize the gender bias in our thinking and then catch ourselves from unconsciously applying that bias, then convince people they'll really enjoy our boo...